Ascentris Hires Abby Corbett to lead its Research Function
Denver, Colorado (January 9, 2017) – Ascentris announced today that Abby Corbett has joined the company as Director of Research. Ms. Corbett, who has extensive real estate economic experience, will be responsible for developing the company’s research and investment strategy functions.
Prior to joining Ascentris, Ms. Corbett served as the Director of Research at Amstar Advisers where she guided research and investment strategy for the company’s domestic and international real estate portfolios. Prior to that, Ms. Corbett was at CBRE Econometric Advisors, formally known as Torto Wheaton Research, where she served as a member of the Global Research and Consulting Executive Committee responsible for building-out the global research platform of the world’s largest commercial real estate services company.
“We could not be more excited about welcoming Abby to the company,” remarked Rob Toomey, President of Ascentris. “Abby has extensive experience in assisting organizations with both research and investment strategy. Both are functions that play a critical role to Ascentris’ investment management process and we cannot wait to put all of Abby’s great talents to work.”
Ms. Corbett holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, a Masters in Economics from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee with further graduate studies in Real Estate Markets and Real Estate Finance from MIT and the University of Denver.